COVID-19 surge continues in Kerala; 8,511 new infections

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala recorded 8,511 fresh COVID-19 cases on Friday, Health Minister K.K Shailaja  informed.

64,789 samples were tested in the last 24 hours.

7,269 persons developed the disease through contact among which the virus source of 1012 is unknown. 26 deaths were also confirmed of COVID-19 on Friday taking the official death toll to 1,281.

6,118 persons have recovered from the disease.

 

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